A 73-year-old man has died following a head-on crash north of Kaikoura on Thursday afternoon
Kaikoura, New Zealand's top spot for whale-watching, is to host Whalefest this month.
Both men cut from their vehicles
A campervan driver is in critical condition after yesterday's collision with a 4WD near Kaikoura.
Both men had to be cut from their vehicles
Traffic was backed up on State Highway 1 for about 2 kilometres last night after a serious crash north of Kaikoura.
It's been a solid victory for New Zealand adventurers Team Seagate in the last two chapters of the Godzone adventure race.
Garden City Helicopters airlifted a woman to safety after she became trapped on rocks while walking around the Kaikoura Peninsula on Friday morning.
With the season quietening down and the weather more suited to indoor pursuits, now is the perfect time to get on with those costumes for this year's Recycled Trash Fashion show.
Construction on Kaikoura's new health facilities look set to start before the middle of this year following tenders being sent to five construction companies.
Internationally renowned organist and composer Hans Uwe Hielscher will be treating music fans to a rare treat this weekend when he visits Kaikoura.
We all know boys generally don't need an excuse to get muddy, so this weekend's Mud Challenge will be right up their street.
The sight of the wharf early on Thursday morning looked something akin to a murder scene after 17 seagulls were horribly killed overnight.
It was all go at the Kaikoura Fire Station on Monday evening when 16 young cadets on the YES (Youth in Emergency Services) programme attended their first session.
Activities involved in exploratory drilling for oil and gas will be classified as non-notified discretionary under new EEZ Act regulations, Environment Minister Amy Adams announced.
Next week marks an exciting chapter in the celebration of New Zealand's whale and dolphin population
When Kaikoura Primary School Year 6 teacher Helen Voice noticed her monarch caterpillars disappearing from her garden, she knew something was amiss.
Roger Jenkins is absolutely right in his comments regarding the anti drilling protesters
Anticipation has begun to build for the GODZone adventure race, which starts in Kaikoura this weekend.
A woman in her 60s has suffered a leg injury while walking a cliff track around the Kaikoura Peninsula.
Former school rugby coach James Murray became the newest Crusaders' recruit on Friday, February 21. He took to the field as the team's ‘24th Man' when they played the Chiefs in their first game of the season at AMI Stadium in Christchurch.
It is the time of year when the Kaikoura Drama Club begins to think about its annual production, and the club is therefore now looking for new recruits.
rganisers of this year's Kaikoura A&P Show hoping for fine weather could not possibly have been disappointed on Saturday, with the mercury soaring well into the 30s, making it one of the hottest days of the year.
The Dive Kaikoura Big 5 Spearfishing Competition was held on Saturday with a good turnout and some great results.
Blue Light New Zealand, with Graham Sinclair from the Trade-Zone Gone Fishing show are giving Kaikoura children a chance to have a fun morning's fishing.
The Kaikoura Men's Shed boat-building project is now in full swing, but it is not too late to get involved if you are looking for a new hobby or some great company for a few hours a week.
Kaikoura-based high-end jeweller Mitsuyo Matsumoto had planned to enjoy her retirement free from the pressures of producing pieces for demanding exhibitions after decades working in the field.
The long-awaited work at the civic centre building site in West End, Kaikoura, has begun again this week, after more than two months at a standstill.
A Kaikoura District Council subcommittee dedicated to petroleum and minerals extraction is unlikely to be resurrected despite continued requests.
Kaikoura Garden Club members and visitors enjoyed a day of special celebration last week when they met for their 60th anniversary.
The community of Clarence north of Kaikoura had one more chance to reminisce about Woodbank School, which was forced to close due to its decline in numbers, when it held its centenary celebrations last weekend.
The Marlborough ExpressScientists will be working off the east coast of Kaikoura investigating the potential for a landslide tsunami
Organisers of this year's Kaikoura A&P Show were hoping for fine weather on Saturday, and they were not disappointed with the mercury soaring well into the 30s.
Kaikoura is the first community in the southern hemisphere to achieve EarthCheck platinum certification for environmental performance from environmental consultants EC3.
Very few of us are perfect, and much as we would like to be, it is far better to be a bit prepared than not at all.
It was just the second year of Art and Music in the Garden, and already the weather showed signs of improving from last year.
Friday marked the end of an era at the Kaikoura Police station, with the departure of the team's longest-serving member, Jude Gray.
A book recently published about Kaikoura submariner John Reardon will be presented at Paper Plus Kaikoura by its Auckland-based author at the end of the month.
A landmark seabed mining hearing set down for next month could finally draw a line in the sand over the controversial practice.
The 102nd Kaikoura A&P Show will be held on Saturday at the South Bay Racecourse in Kaikoura.
A freight train hit a cow on the rail track near Kaikoura this morning.
The $8.6 million Big Wednesday prize drawn last week has been claimed by a Kaikoura couple
Hundreds of people took to beaches in Kaikoura and at Rarangi on Saturday to protest against deep sea oil drilling
Kaikoura is buzzing with speculation about who won $8.6 million in cash and prizes in Big Wednesday.
A police boat has been sent to clear nine anti-drilling protesters from Kaikoura seen near a survey vessel in Wellington Harbour
Rarangi residents are hoping that fellow Marlburians will flock to the seaside township on Saturday to support the Banners on the Beach anti-deep sea oil drilling protest.
A courier driver must have thought himself the most unlucky person last Wednesday when he heard a train coming after inadvertently getting his van stuck on the tracks.
Members of NoDrill Kaikoura have been left disappointed by what appears to be a motivated attempt to silence their opinion.
Three members of the Kaikoura Maori Committee of the NZ Maori Council went to Waitangi last week
OPINION: Concern about oil drilling is spreading in Marlborough